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When Public Schools Fail: Call in the Parents

I’ve been researching education for almost two decades now. I began this journey in an effort to provide my children with the best education available. Over the years, I’ve built up a small army of parents who look to me for information and guidance.

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What are Schools Hiding From Parents?

There is a national debate on what is being taught to children in public schools. This debate really heated up when Democrat Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe said that parents shouldn’t have a say in what their children are taught in school.

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Concerned Parents Should be Heard, not Silenced

Democrat appeals for the resignation of Education Commissioner Frank Edelblut would be laughable if not for the fact that they so perfectly typify the corrosive current political climate that currently exists in our nation.

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School Board Dictators

When and how did elected School Boards get the idea they have the power to prevent parents and citizens at open board sessions from voicing critiques or concerns? It is for exactly that these reasons meetings are held, open and transparent, or supposed to be.